Councilmember Ron Ryckman was elected to serve an at-large seat in 2013.
- He was first elected to serve on the Olathe City Council in April 2009, representing Ward 3.
- Ron was appointed to fill a vacated at-large seat in June 2012.
- Ron is an active member of Living Hope Church of the Nazarene and has been a member of the Church Board.
- He is a graduate of MidAmerica Nazarene University, with a Bachelor's degree in Business Administration.
- Kansas State House of Representatives
Goals for Olathe:
- Protect our citizens with effective law enforcement and fire protection.
- Maintain our streets and infrastructure.
- Ensure citizens are involved in how their money is being spent.
- Provide innovative services at a high level.
- Maximize value for tax dollars through working smarter and building collaborative partnerships.